TAC Headquarters

Seven level commercial headquarters featuring public arcade and energy efficient initiatives

  • Location:

    60 Brougham Street, Geelong

  • Construction duration:

    16 months

  • Completion date:

    December 2008

  • Client:

    FKP Property Group

  • Architect:

    ML Design

  • Structural and civil engineer:

    Cardno Grogan Richards

  • Building services engineer:


  • Environmental ratings:

    5 Star Green Star – Office Design / 4.5 Star NABERS RATING

  • No. levels


Central to the design and construction of the Transport Accident Commission’s (TAC) headquarters was a commitment to achieving passive solar, energy and water efficiency on a realistic budget.



The six storey building, with 15,000m2 of net lettable area, has a rooftop central plant, three level underground carpark and central atrium over three levels, delivering daylight throughout the building.


Water-efficient fixtures and systems and Blackwater harvesting

Under floor air distribution system

Solar thermal domestic hot water

Impulse jet fan carpark ventilation system

Extensive passive solar design response, with performance façade

Intelligent lighting control